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Fran's Story

Francesca Boyle returned from London in February last year. Along with her luggage, her great memories and new friendships, she also brought back an unwelcome visitor – Covid 19. Here Fran shares her experiences of what that was like.

Mel's Story

"It’s about my whānau that I’m trying to protect."

Services and Support Available to the Public

It’s OK to ask for help. As we work through this together, there are people and agencies
able to support you.

New Zealand Spinal Trust

Annual Appeal - August 2021

The Whole Truth

Through a series of videos (which provide Māori subtitles), graphics and words, The Whole Truth explains topics prone to misinformation and seeks to inform. It does not advocate for policy positions, apart from transparency and accuracy in public debate.

Communication to Clients - 23/08/21

Update from Access Community Health regarding Covid19


"Spark Health Excellence in Information Technology or Telehealth award"

Covid-19 Vaccine

Updated Information from the Ministry of Health (MOH)

Letter From Alison (CEO)


Meri Kirihimete

Wishing you and your whānau a happy holiday season.

Suspicious Home Survey Visits

Please be aware that Access staff are not doing any face to face surveys. If you are concerned with anyone coming to your home, and you are not sure if they are Access staff – please call us immediately to check.

Rural Women NZ Business Awards 2020

Congratulations to the winner of the Access Community Health, Rural Health and Wellbeing Excellence Award 2020

Letter to Clients of Access Community Health

Letter to Clients of Access Community Health

Simple Access Exercises

for Clients and Support Workers.

Managing your mental wellbeing in COVID-19

Managing your mental wellbeing in COVID-19

How To Wear & Dispose of Face Masks - Guide

It is important to make sure we all understand how to safely use and dispose of a face mask correctly.

Stand Up and Clap

For ALL Care and Support and Registered Healthcare Professionals

Phone Scams

Please be alert

Stand Up and Clap

for Support Workers and RHP's

Unite Against COVID

Together we can slow the spread.


(Novel Coronavirus)

Access Community Health awarded ACC national contract

Access Community Health has recently been awarded the ACC national contract to provide Integrated Home and Community Support Services.

Superfoods Part Two

G-BOMBs - Superfoods and how they boost the immune system (Part Two)

Yummy Superfoods

Superfoods and your immune system

Insomnia- Impaired Sleep affects wellbeing

Gain some valuable tips on getting a good night's sleep from our own health professional and Waikato CRN Heather Leong.

Immunity and winter

Learn some tips from one of Green Cross Health pharmacies provider of plant based health products.

How can we stress less?

How can we adapt to modern stressors and avoid serious complications?

Sunshine and Vitamin D

Health article by CRN Heather

West Coast life with CRN Maggie Tang

Exciting vacancy on the beautiful West Coast - learn more from CRN Maggie Tang

Northland mental health nurse awarded scholarship 2017

Northland mental health nurse Roberta Kaio awarded 2017 scholarship

Expanding services in Nelson and Marlborough

Access comes out top at the Top of the South with NMDHB.

Overcoming resistance to home support

How do you have that difficult conversation with a loved one?

Welcoming the contribution of refugees on Refugee Day

Access has played host to a staff member who brought a remarkable life journey

Celebrating a centenary plus ten with New Zealand's oldest citizen.

Meeting 110 year old Mrs Anderson. NZ's oldest citizen.

Two health scholarships awarded for first time

Access Community Health and Rural Women New Zealand award two $3000 health scholarships.

Increasing Services in the Wellington Region

Following an extensive tender process Access has been selected as the home and community support services (HCSS) provider for both the Hutt Valley and Capital & Coast DHBs.